All · Asset Management · Boring · Cable Ploughing · Communications · Education/Research · Energy · Engineering and Design · Events · Finance · HDD · Inspection and Condition Assessment · Installation contractor · Marketing · Moling · Pigging Products · Pipe and Conduit · Pipe Bursting · Pipe Lifting/Handling · Publications · Pumps · Rehabilitation and Repair · Rehabilitation contractor · Standards and Guidelines · Stormwater products and services · Tunnelling · Used machines/equipment · Utility Location · Vacuum Excavating · Wastewater · Water · Australia · New Zealand · Pacific Region · WorldwideThu, 18 December 2014 It has been a standout year for trenchless news across Australasia, so as an early Christmas gift to our readers, we have compiled the top ten most popular online stories of 2014 for you to enjoy over the holiday break. Wed, 17 December 2014 It has been announced that the New South Wales Government will provide up to $A1.7 million towards the North Shore sewerage scheme with construction tenders soon to open. Tue, 16 December 2014 Bamser, Trenchless Advisor and the Queensland Chapter of the Australasian Society for Trenchless Technology were proud to present the ASTT Quarterly Networking and Technical Presentation Night 2014 in Queensland last week. Mon, 15 December 2014 NBN Co announced a landmark deal with Telstra on Saturday 14 December that will pave the way for all Australians to have access to fast broadband by 2020. Thu, 11 December 2014 SA Water has completed its $A1.9 million water mains replacement on Grenfell Street in Adelaide’s central business district. Tue, 9 December 2014 National broadband construction to begin for 1.9 million homes and businesses by June 2016. Tue, 2 December 2014 Queensland’s Arrow’s Bowen Pipeline Project is seeking expressions of interest from trenchless contractors. Tue, 2 December 2014 The State’s asset leasing plan will aim to reduce debt and create more funding for infrastructure projects. Tue, 2 December 2014 Coliban Water apologises as the multi-million dollar projects future remains in doubt. Tue, 2 December 2014 Several exciting tender contracts have been announced in Tasmania, Queensland and Victoria for the relining, construction and replacement of water and sewer infrastructure through application of Trenchless Technology. Tue, 2 December 2014 Trenchless job sites, like many civil construction jobs, take contractors to locations with little-to-no existing electricity supply. What options exist to make job sites easier? Tue, 2 December 2014 Are you involved in the installation of underground infrastructure? The Complete Guide to Drilling Fluids covers everything you need to know in a handy, free resource. Tue, 25 November 2014 The Western Australian Government has announced their timing for expressions of interest and the awarding of contracts in an industry briefing held this week for the Forrestfield-Airport Link project. Tue, 25 November 2014 In a ceremony held at Parliament House on 17 November, Minister for Trade and Investment Andrew Robb and Chinese Commerce Minister Gao Hucheng signed a Declaration of Intent to formalise the China-Australia Free Trade Agreement negotiations, which promises to strengthen the construction and manufacturing sectors in Australia. Tue, 25 November 2014 Horizon Power has announced that horizontal boring and installation specialist company Allwest has been selected as the contractor to deliver the next stage of the Pilbara Underground Power Project. Tue, 25 November 2014 The trenchless stream at the 2014 WaterNZ conference, held 17-19 September, proved highly popular, with the Paper of the Year Award being taken out by a trenchless presentation. Tue, 25 November 2014 Construction on nearly 2 km of wastewater sewerage pipeline has commenced in Logan, Queensland, adopting Trenchless Technology to ensure waterways and rail infrastructure is unaffected. Tue, 25 November 2014 Several tenders have been announced in Queensland, Victoria and Western Australia for the construction of water main infrastructure requiring trenchless methods, as well as a call out for a Geotechnical and Tunnelling Manager for a multi-billion dollar project in Perth, Western Australia. Tue, 25 November 2014 Are you looking for an opportunity to contribute your industry knowledge on asset management and rehabilitation for key stakeholders within the utility industry? Mon, 17 November 2014 Downer EDI Limited has signed an agreement to acquire all of the shares of a major infrastructure and design company for $AU300 million on a cash and debt free basis. Wed, 5 November 2014 Expressions of interest are sought to assist with laying conduit as part of the national broadband network. Wed, 5 November 2014 Queensland Urban Utilities is set replace 13 km of asbestos cement pipes as part of its ongoing watermain renewal program. Wed, 5 November 2014 Abergeldie Watertech has completed its first project after Abergeldie’s acquisition of Kembla Watertech on a project that saw the relining of Queensland’s Boilia northern sewer assets. Wed, 5 November 2014 A manufacturer of PVC pipe has taken home two prestigious New Zealand Plastics Industry Design Awards for their application on New Zealand horizontal directional drilling projects. Wed, 5 November 2014 As part of an initiative to review the Australasian Society for Trenchless Technology's rules and by-laws, the implementation of 'special interest groups’ has been approved by the subcommittee, whereby groups will be able to lobby causes for their area of trenchless expertise.